I am a well organized, analytical person, who desires a position that will provide me with challenges, growth potential and meaningful contribution. I am a quick learner who gets along well with people and provides a value-added experience for the customer. I am a skilled communicator who knows how to use language appropriately and more importantly understands the value of listening attentively. Having traveled extensively and assisted my parents in their recent move to Texas, I am anxious to find the right position to exploit my skills in a rewarding career.
With no prior retail or management experience, I was promoted to assistant manager at Footprints, after just six weeks on the job. Also, I was in charge of merchandising decisions for the store. I was recognized for my initiative, my analytical skills and my integrity.
After starting as a cashier at Grant Central East Pizza, I was promoted to management, where I developed work schedules, determined and ordered inventory and handled cash deposits. I was recognized for my ability to work with people, solve problems and above all be trusted with business resources.
With minimal experience, I began as a server at the Glenwood, then was promoted to head server and eventually became part of management, establishing work schedules and handling cash reconciliation and deposits.
After several months of excellent performance at Barnes and Noble, I was requested to apply for a management position, but declined, because of my planned move to Texas.
Provided excellent customer service via person to person, phone and online interaction. Maintained workplace organization and efficiency.
Met customers needs through making personal connections, acquiring thorough product knowledge, and effectively multi-tasking.
Provided customer relations, managed restaurant staff, developed schedules, selected product and placed product orders, managed inventory, handled cash deposits and other banking duties.
Responsible for opening and closing store, answering phones, providing customer service, assisted in scheduling, payroll, and bank deposits. Also gained experience in merchandising and inventory.
The only student chosen to read their essay at Georgia Honors Conference.
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